Philip Edward Lammers, MD

Specializing in Hematology and Oncology

Dr. Philip Lammers is a board-certified medical oncologist and hematologist with a strong focus on breast cancer, although he sees patients with all types of cancer and blood conditions. He is the Medical Director of Clinical Oncology Research and leads the Clinical Trials Committee at Baptist Cancer Center. Dr. Lammers is an active member in Baptist’s Mid-South Minority and Underserved National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program, known as NCORP, a program funded by the NCI that allows Baptist patients access to groundbreaking clinical trials.

Along with the Baptist Medical Group breast surgeons, he helps to lead the Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Clinic at Baptist Cancer Center, a biweekly gathering of surgeons, oncologists, hematologists, nurse navigators and other oncology care providers who meet to discuss patient cases and recommend the best plan of care for the patient. Dr. Lammers has secured national grant funding for several projects and has been named to several national cancer committees, including the Southwest Oncology Group (known as SWOG) Breast Cancer Committee. SWOG is a global cancer research community that designs and conducts publicly funded clinical trials.



University of Notre Dame; Notre Dame, IN

Medical School

Indiana University; Indianapolis, IN; 2006


Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University Medical Center; St. Louis, MO; 2009


Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Nashville, TN; 2013

Awards, Certifications & Memberships

Board Certifications

  • American Board Of Internal Medicine, Hematology
  • American Board Of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board Of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

Medical Career

Languages Spoken


Primary Location

Baptist Cancer Center-Bartlett

2996 Kate Bond Rd #100
Bartlett, TN 38133-4062

Hospital Affiliations

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Collierville

1500 W Poplar Ave
Collierville, TN 38017

Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto

7601 Southcrest Parkway
Southaven, MS 38671

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

6019 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38120

Baptist Memorial Restorative Care Hospital

6019 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38120

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton

1995 Highway 51, South
Covington, TN 38019

Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women

6225 Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN 38120